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Herreshoff Designs Not Built By HMCo / HERRESHOFF HARBOR PILOT FOR SALE
« Last post by billfishcowboy on August 21, 2019, 01:56:10 AM »
 
I've decided to sell my restored 1981 Herreshoff Harbor Pilot
Custom Built galvanized trailer with swing tongue. ( Single Axel )
Always stored indoors
The boat was restored 5 yrs ago.
Yanmar 2gm diesel 13 HP - Low Hours
New Cushions
New Canvas
New Isinglass
New Tinted Cabin Windows
Compass
Powder Coated Mast & Boom
Swim Step
New Cabin & Cockpit Paint & Varnish
Renovated Gas Tanks
Primarily used in freshwater - Flush Out System
Built in 1981, by Squadron Yachts
Spent 35 Years in Wisconsin
Featured in a GE TV Commercial
Located in Orange County Ca

Serious Inquiries Only
$19,750
(Bob)
RWKMeteor@gmail.com

Photos Available Upon Request
NOTE : If you Google Herreshoff Harbor Pilot in the images it's # 4  (Black Hull)
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Restoration / Herreshoff Eagle engine well damage
« Last post by Almtree on August 20, 2019, 12:04:17 AM »
Hello everybody,
My grandfather and I are attempting to restore his Herreshoff Eagle. The problem is that 14 years ago he wanted to get a new engine for it that could replace the old merc that he had before. The conversation went, I want the biggest HP engine that will easily fit inside the engine well. The boat mechanic at the local marina bought an engine that did not fit the original engine well. So he proceeded to modify the well by grinding out the sides and cutting the transom down at least 2 inches. After the work was done the boat sank in the first dock of the marina.

Does anybody have any advise or can take pictures of their herreshoff eagle or america engine well with a tape measure so we can build out the walls and transom to the original size. We would need to have the transom height, the engine well length and width.

I can provide some images to help in a couple days.

Any help would really be appreciated!
Thanks,
Tyler     
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Herreshoff Boats For Sale / Looking for an Eagle or America
« Last post by pjwilletts on August 15, 2019, 07:07:25 PM »
Hi..Im looking for a Herreshoff Eagle or America....prefer a boat not needing major work.....thanks 
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No. Always used a tiller for it. Steering wheel was gone before I got it.
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Herreshoff Boats For Sale / Re: 1974 Herreshoff Scout for sale Ocean County NJ $1700
« Last post by rbgarr on August 07, 2019, 06:49:04 PM »
Is there a wheel for the helm?
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Herreshoff Boats For Sale / 1974 Herreshoff Scout for sale Ocean County NJ $1700
« Last post by sduke0715 on August 01, 2019, 07:52:58 PM »
For sale 1974 Herreshoff Scout. Includes sails, rigging, seat cushions, sail covers. Has NJ Title. No motor or trailer. Needs some repairs including starboard side teak rail.  But able to be sailed away. $1700 obo. Thanks for looking.

 https://jerseyshore.craigslist.org/boa/d/toms-river-1974-herreshoff-scout/6944732805.html
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Restoration / Re: Outboard for Eagle 22
« Last post by Joe F on July 21, 2019, 05:15:27 PM »
I would like to replace my 2 stroke outboard in my Eagle with a four stroke motor and would like to know if anyone has any suggestion as to which motor works best. My current motor is an 8HP Nissan that'e very noisy and belches a lot of smoke into the cockpit. I tried replacing it with a 4 stroke Yamaha 8HP but the lower unit couldn't fit through the well. Any thoughts?
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Restoration / Re: Outboard for Eagle 22
« Last post by Charles Barclay on July 20, 2019, 01:04:42 PM »
Welcome,

"Optimal" is a choice word for engine size on a sailboat. 

Decide on how you want to mount/use it:  always hung off the stern, side mount, removed for racing, in and out of a tight marina only, port to port on a long quiet sound or bay, etc.

If you plan to regularly remove it, smaller is better--3 hp.

If you plan on using for longer runs, and leave it on the stern, up to 6 hp.  Anything more is overkill. 

The electric torquedo's are nice for compact size, thrust, and quiet. 

Nice question, come back to the Herreshoff Forum as you progress. 
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Restoration / Outboard for Eagle 22
« Last post by dkatl@hotmail.com on July 19, 2019, 12:51:11 PM »
I am  purchasing an eagle 22 and need to know the  optimal horse power and shaft length for an outboard for this boat.
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Specific Herreshoff Vessels / Re: I was Down at the Cape....
« Last post by DaveHub on July 01, 2019, 04:00:38 PM »
Wonderful find!  The family boat when I was young was a FI-23, hull 1222. Tigress.

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